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The Resource The unexpected professor : an Oxford life in books, John Carey

The unexpected professor : an Oxford life in books, John Carey

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The unexpected professor : an Oxford life in books
Title
The unexpected professor
Title remainder
an Oxford life in books
Statement of responsibility
John Carey
Title variation
Oxford life in books
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Best known for his provocative take on cultural issues in The Intellectuals and the Masses and What Good Are the Arts?, the author describes the events that formed him - an escape from the London blitz to an idyllic rural village, army service in Egypt, an open scholarship to Oxford and an academic career that saw him elected
Summary
Best known for his provocative take on cultural issues in The Intellectuals and the Masses and What Good Are the Arts?, the author describes the events that formed him - an escape from the London blitz to an idyllic rural village, army service in Egypt, an open scholarship to Oxford and an academic career that saw him elected.--Publisher's description
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10335864
Cataloging source
NOV
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1934-
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Carey, John
Dewey number
378.42574092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Carey, John
  • University of Oxford
  • College teachers
  • Authors, English
  • Critics
Target audience
adult
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an Oxford life in books
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The unexpected professor : an Oxford life in books, John Carey
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volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052741577
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 361 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571310920
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Label
The unexpected professor : an Oxford life in books, John Carey
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052741577
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 361 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571310920
Isbn Type
(hardback)

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